Household Hazardous Waste Day May 6, 2017

May 6, 2017 

Saturday - 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Recycling Center Annual Pass Required to Participate

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Highway Garage - West Bacon Street

(1/4 mile from South St (rte1A) intersection on right, shares common drive with ATCO Plastics)

limit 25 lbs or 5 gallons per vehicle

Acceptable Materials

  • Paints (oil based only)
  • Household cleaners
  • Oil filters
  • Rodent killers
  • Stains
  • Oven cleaners
  • Engine degreasers
  • Pesticides
  • Thinners
  • Drain cleaners
  • Brake fluid
  • Insecticides
  • Strippers
  • Chlorine bleach
  • Antifreeze
  • Weed killers
  • Solvents
  • Metal cleaners
  • Transmission fluid
  • Fertilizer
  • Varnishes
  • Floor cleaners
  • Radiator flush
  • Septic system cleaners
  • Wood perservatives
  • Waxes
  • Hobby supplies
  • Pool supplies
  • Adhesives & Glues
  • Polishes
  • Photo chemicals
  • Dry cleaning fluids
  • Resins
  • Rug cleaners
  • Chemistry sets
  • Cresote
  • Flammable liquids
  • Aerosol cans
  • Sealants
  • Gasoline mixes

Unacceptable Material

  • Motor oils
  • Medical waste
  • Radioactive materials
  • Commercial waste
  • Latex paint
  • Syringes
  • Smoke detectors
  • Industrial waste
  • Fireworks
  • Infectious waste
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Ammunition
  • Explosives
  • Biological waste
  • Asbestos
  • Large quantities of unknown

Waste should be brought in sealed containers with tightened caps and lids, leave materials in original, labeled containers when possible, pack containers in sturdy, upright boxes with newspaper padding, sort and pack separately paint, pesticides and household cleaners, do not mix chemicals, and do not place waste in a garbage bag. There will be a fee for additional quantities over 5 gallons or 25 pounds per vehicle.

Motor oil can be brought to Autozone, 93 East Washington St, Rte 1, North Attleboro – 508-699-4661

Latex paint can be put in your regular trash once hard.  Remove lids or pour in shallow cardboard box to dry out.